Shiloh

by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor

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Book Information

Publication Date: June 26, 2012


Reading Level: Lexile Measure 890L, Scholastic Guided Reading Level R


Interest Level: Grades 3-7; Age Level: 8 - 12


Major Awards: 1992 Newbery Winner


Number of Pages: 156 pages


Approximate Word Count: 209,840 words for The Shiloh Collection: Shiloh; Shiloh Season; Saving Shiloh; Shiloh Christmas (The Shiloh Quartet) -- The average reader will spend 13 hours and 59 minutes reading The Shiloh Collection at 250 words per minute.*


Audible Book Length: 2 hrs and 47 mins


Book Themes: Becoming Emotionally Involved in a Problem, Importance of Family, Friendship


Genre: Realistic Fiction


Setting: Friendly, West Virginia


Important Quote: …and I’m thinking how nothing is as simple as you guess-not right or wrong, not Judd Travers, not even me or this dog I got here. But the good part is I saved Shiloh and opened my eyes some. Now that ain’t bad for eleven


First Line: The day Shiloh come, we're having us a big Sunday dinner.


Point of View: First Person Point of View through Marty Preston


*Estimate from Reading Length

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